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Farmers@Firehouse - Farmers Market

July 5th, 2014 9:00am - 1:00pm

 

Saturday, July 5

Saturdays in the Strip: 9 AM to 1 PM  

2216 Penn Avenue, Strip District  

 Best Farmers' Market in Pittsburgh, Edible Allegheny 2010;  

100 Best Things About Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Magazine; Best Farmers' Market, City Paper Staff Picks; 

sponsored by Slow Food Pittsburgh.

  
  Last of the Strawberries--limited.
New! New potatoes.
 English, Snow & Sugar Snap Peas, Garlic Scapes.
Squash blossoms, zukes, cukes, radishes. 
 
New!  Michigan-trained Paula Keswick's Cherish Creamery.
 Paula brings goat milk, drinkable honey/vanilla goat yogurt, feta, 
mozzarella and herbed chevre. Eggs, too. Paula has taken over Paradise Farms.
 
Returning: Harmony Hills grass-fed beef   
 
Ready for this? Jon Cingota has some lactarius deliciosus:
   
PLUS black trumpets, boletes, green quilts, blushers, and all the usual stuff.
 
 Lettuce, kale, broccoli. 
Green onions, red onion. Regular onions.
 
Lotsa plants: Flowering vines and herbs. 
Brenckle geraniums, shade flowering plants, more. Healthy! 
 
Check out: Harlan and Thornton's blueberries, eggs, lotsa preserved goodies--bread & butter pickles or asparagus. Lovely granola with local dried fruit, also pickled kraut-stuffed Hungarian peppers--tuck in with pork roast.  
 
DEMO:
SFP Friend Jen Itani cooks molecularly.
 
 NEW VENDOR!
Taking over at Paradise Farms, cheese maker Paula Keswick brings goat milk, drinkable honey/vanilla goat yogurt, feta, mozzarella and chèvre. Every week. 
 
BACK NEXT WEEK:
Andrew Stump's Bonne Bouche, Rose Ridge beef, Heilman pork,
Roman chix/eggs, Najat's, Pucker Brush. 
 
THIS WEEK:
  Harmony Hills beef, Mediterra Bakehouse, Cherish Creamery, Blue Goose Farm (Scott Farabaugh), Blackberry Meadows.  Brenckles perennials, annuals and veggies,  Allegheny Mountain Man mushrooms (Jon Cingota), 3 Rivers Clay Works.
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STARTING JULY 5
Kevin Jarosinski, chicken. 
 
STILL TIME TO GARDEN:
Organic herb plants, annual flowers.
 
HAPPENINGS: 
details below
SFP Pickles Class, Sun,  July 20, Fern Hollow Nature Center.
SFP Churchview Farms Dinner , Sat, July 26 -
Send Kate and Tara to Terra Madre.
Teach a Community to Cook Class, July 19, Marty's Mkt
 
Under the green awnings at historic No. 7 Firehouse & Bar Marco
Pittsburgh's first & largest mostly organic or CNG
(certified naturally grown) Farmers' Market  
Bring your own bags--reduce, reuse, recycle 

F@F Market is first market in Allegheny County to offer  

SNAP benefits (formerly known as food stamps) and debit cards. 

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